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Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Lambert-Whitacre
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1990
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 31 inches
Bloom size: 9 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Bloom Traits: Eye or Band
Bloom Form: Unusual Form
Unusual Form - Spatulate
Color description: deep violet with white midribs and gray mauve eyezone above cream throat

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: Dervish x Diabolique
Child plants: one child plant

Good northern hardiness but not a fast increaser in zone 5.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
How would you define this? by bxncbx Sep 1, 2016 8:09 AM 9
What are your best cold morning openers? by Charlemagne Aug 27, 2016 12:34 PM 23
Seedlings for July 2016 by spunky1 Aug 1, 2016 5:06 AM 372
Re-bloom Cultivars by beckygardener Oct 27, 2016 5:59 PM 595
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
How Are Your Seedlings Doing? by kousa Sep 7, 2016 2:44 PM 310
July, 2015 seedlings by GDJCB Jul 17, 2016 6:41 AM 352
June 2015 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jul 6, 2015 3:05 AM 307
Daylily Alphabet.... Show Us Your "V's" by bluegrassmom Mar 8, 2021 5:20 PM 111
Daylilies that bloom for over a month, two months, and three months? by Seedfork Jul 31, 2014 8:13 PM 42
June 2014 Blooms by Seedfork Jul 2, 2014 6:59 PM 675
The Dark Side.. by lyle627 Mar 10, 2016 12:02 PM 60
Blooming in June 2013 by Ladylovingdove Jul 4, 2013 3:08 PM 701
Black Beauties! by chalyse Dec 28, 2020 5:57 AM 109
june blooms in cindy's garden by Hemlady Jul 14, 2012 9:47 PM 116
Daylily Forms by spunky1 Feb 3, 2012 7:15 AM 68
Spider Talk by daylily Nov 16, 2012 1:26 PM 131

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